competitor collocations and examples

 UK /kəmˈpetɪtə(r)/

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a company that sells the same goods or services as another


Adjectives frequently used with competitor
important: biggest, chief, larger, leading, main, major, seriousMany of our larger competitors have now gone out of business.from another country: foreign, global, international, overseasCompare our prices with those of our international competitors!very similar: closest, direct, nearestThe firm is now twice the size of its nearest competitor.
Verbs frequently used with competitor
be better than a competitor: outperform, outsell, outstrip, overtake, undercutWe have just succeeded in overtaking our closest competitor.start buying from a competitor: switch toPoor service is the main reason why customers switch to competitors.
 
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